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  • Print Edition
  • Title: Conceptual Approach to Torts and Damages
  • Author: Atty. Wilson A. Legaspi
  • Publisher: Central Book Supply, Inc.
  • ISBN: 978-621-02-1064-4
  • No. Of Pages: 342
  • Size: 6 x 9
  • Edition: 2020
  • Binding: Hardbound
  • Description:

    This book is primarily divided into two parts. Part I consists of the following: (a) introduction, which tackles the
    origin, evolution as well as the concept of torts under the Philippine jurisdiction; (b) general principles and basic concepts
    of quasi-delict such as proximate cause, concurrent causes of action, negligence per se, presumptions of negligence, and res ipsa
    loquitur; (c) the three kinds of torts, that is, negligence, intentional tort, and strict liability; (d) the defenses available in
    tort cases such as contributory negligence, emergency rule, fortuitous event and the doctrine of assumption of risk; and, (e) the theory of vicarious liability.